SAP iPad app gets upgraded BI functions

An improved business intelligence dashboard, new gesture-based touchscreen controls and better collaboration functions are among the upgrades in the latest version of SAP AG’s BusinessObject Mobile app designed for the iPad. The improvements

Published on: December 18th, 2012 Nestor E. Arellano

RIM chief calls for patent reform

The U.S. government ismoving in the right direction with its efforts to reform its patentprocess by making it tougher for companies claiming infringement toget court injunctions, said a top executive at Research In

Published on: May 25th, 2006 Grant Gross

Handhelds can offer compelling returns

When used for remote sales force order processing, handhelds offer an attractive ROI. Biscuits Leclerc Ltd., a Quebec-based cookie and other snack foods manufacturer, is a case in point. The four-generation, family-owned company

Published on: February 29th, 2004 Susan Maclean

Wireless wizards

Employer Spotlight Name: Sheila Davis Title: Manager of IT, PowerPad project Employer: FedEx Corp., a Memphis-based international express delivery company Number of IT professionals: 5,000-plus 30-second resume: Davis joined FedEx eight years ago

Published on: December 11th, 2002 Sharon J. Watson

Challenges still face mainstream wireless

Last year The Yankee Group estimated that 20 per cent of the U.S. work force was mobile. This year, IDC predicted that by the end of 2006 roughly two-thirds of U.S. workers will

Published on: August 31st, 2002 Susan Maclean

Dressing Up Wireless

The next time you see a Bell Canada field technician up a pole pulling wires, don't be surprised if the technician pauses, looks at a compact device on his vest, pokes at a

Published on: September 6th, 2001 Paul Lima

Courting the popular kid

In the high school of technology, wireless is the prom king, star quarterback and valedictorian. Everyone wants to hang out with this kid. Software developers are trying to be crowned queen of applications,

Published on: June 14th, 2001 Victoria Berry

You can get there from here

It's difficult navigating changing business practices and expectations at the workplace, and your morning commute doesn't make it any easier. One company understands, and says it has a remedy. Paradigm Advanced Technologies Inc.

Published on: April 30th, 2001 CIO Canada Staff

GlobalNet aims for m-commerce market

GlobalNet CyberworX Canada has tapped Mountain View, Calif.'s Orsus Solutions to help it become a hosted application service provider for the wireless commerce market.The Toronto-based company, a subsidiary of GlobalNet Technologies in McLean,

Published on: November 30th, 2000 Tim Foran